When visiting Cornwall, a surf, SUP or kitesurf lesson is a must! At Surf Sanctuary we provide lessons in a variety of ocean sports whether you are a first-timer or an experienced water user looking to improve your skills. Our coaches are all highly accomplished local surfers with RLSS National Beach Lifeguard and ISA Surf Coach qualifications; they will craft your lesson to give you the ultimate experience.
- Our Activities
Surfing is the quintessential Cornish ocean sport. Fistral Beach is widely regarded as one of Europe’s finest surfing beaches, and it’s the perfect place to start your surfing adventure. No one ever forgets their first surf session; fresh salty air, sand between the toes, rushing Atlantic surf, and that post-surf afterglow. Our surf coaches will tailor the lesson to your needs; surfing is among the most accessible sports going, and it’s been known to change lives forever.
Ages 8 and up. All equipment provided. Duration 2 ½ hours
Our Headland is surrounded by clear Atlantic water and standup paddling (SUP) is the ultimate way to enjoy it. SUP originated in Hawaii hundreds of years ago, so you’ll be tapping right into the source of surf culture. The boards are very stable, and we keep to the calmer seas so everyone can enjoy paddling at their own pace. SUP is an incredibly healthy sport and once the basics are mastered, can be practised safely in many locations.
Ages 8 and up. All equipment provided. Duration 2 hours
Few things in life can rival the immersive rush of learning to kitesurf. With its wide open beaches and maritime weather, Cornwall is one of the best places to learn this thrilling sport. Your coach will supply all the equipment you need and help you progress step-by-step as you learn about kite handling, safety, weather systems and ultimately, board starts. With the kite as your silent engine, you will experience the wind and sea in a way that will stay with you always.
Ages 15 and up. All equipment provided. Duration 3 hours
Jump, climb, swim, let the sea pick you up and take you for a ride...coasteering is an instant rush and you don’t need any experience, just a thirst for adventure. You will be kitted out with full safety gear and our guides will help you choose your own route and tempo as you traverse the stunning coastline around the headland. If you yearn to get your adrenaline pumping and explore the coastline from a totally different perspective, you’ll love coasteering.
Ages 12 and up. All equipment provided. Duration 2 ½ hours
One to One: £80
Two to One: £120
Three +: £50 per person
Surf group lesson: £35 per person
SUP group lesson: £40 per person
Coasteer group session: £45 per person
Rental Per Day
- Get in touch
We are able to deliver lessons all year round though outside of peak holiday times we encourage you to call or email us first. All lessons are subject to availability.
Phone: 07540 155123